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Cigar Songs

Listen to sound clips from some amusing songs that contain the words cigar or stogie in their lyrics... Read More!

Macanudo Emissary Espana Cigar

Review of Macanudo Emissary Espana cigar made with some rare Cuban-seed tobacco grown in Spain... Read More!

Cohiba Riviera Lancero Cigar

Review of Cohiba Riviera Lancero cigar, the first Cohiba cigar to be made in the Lancero size... Read More!

Cigar Smoke Rings

Blowing smoke rings can be amusing and even somewhat impressive... Read More!

CAO FASA Sol & Noche Cigars

Review of both CAO FASA Sol and CAO FASA Noche cigars made with the same binder and filler tobaccos, but handcrafted in different countries with distinctive wrappers... Read More!

Sancho Panza Extra Chido Cigar

Review of Sancho Panza Extra Chido cigar made in the Dominican Republic with an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, Nicaraguan binder, and a blend of Dominican and Nicaraguan filler tobaccos... Read More!

The Best Cheap Cigars

Inflation has been affecting the price of almost everything, including premium handmade cigars - yet some pretty good stogies are still value-priced at less than $5 bucks... Read More!

How NOT to Light a Cigar

When a quadruple torch cigar lighter just doesn't provide enough fire power to light your cigar, don't ever try this... Read More!

Premium Cigars & Scotch

Premium cigars and Scotch Whiskey are both acquired tastes which make for an excellent pairing, especially with The Dalmore Cigar Malt... Read More!

Review of a Kosher Cigar

Vintage review of a Senor Solomon certified Kosher cigar for Passover, which runs from April 22 to 30 in 2024... Read More!

Redemption Cigar for Easter

Vintage review of the original El Titan de Bronze Redemption cigar, prior to the new blend distributed by General Cigar becoming available in July 2024... Read More!

CAO Flathead Resonator Cigar

Review of CAO Flathead 860 Resonator, a box-pressed and very large cigar measuring eight inches in length with a ring gauge of 60, made in Nicaragua with a Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper... Read More!

Review of Punch Dragon Fire Cigar

Review of Punch Dragon Fire Year of the Dragon 2024 limited edition cigar that is the sixth in a series of annual releases for Chinese new years... Read More!

How to Compute Cigar Volume

Compare different sizes of cigars to find out which ones contain the most tobacco, by using our free online calculator to compute cigar volume... Read More!

Cigars on Rotterdam Cruise Ship

Smoking cigars is still permitted outside at the Sea View Bar on the Holland America Rotterdam cruise ship... Read More!

Review of My Father Cigar

Review of My Father Flor de Las Antillas box-pressed Nicaraguan puro Toro cigar, ranked Number One... Read More!

Review of Herf Grenade Cigars

Review of Privada Herf Grenade Bundle cigars, the fifth and last in a series of value-priced cigars reviewed by cigar expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read More!

Review of Kings County Cigars

Review of Privada Kings County (AKA Brooklyn) premium cigars by cigar expert Dr. Mitch Fadem, a cigar made to honor the late rapper Biggie Smalls... Read More!

Review of Mad Monkey Cigars

Review of Privada Mad Monkey Nicaraguan puro cigars by cigar expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read More!

Review LGC Serie S Maduro Cigar

Review of La Gloria Cubana Serie S Maduro cigar made in the Dominican Republic with a deeply fermented Mexican San Andreas Negro wrapper, Nicaraguan binder, and a blend of Nicaraguan and Dominican filler tobaccos... Read More!

Review of Diesel Vintage Cigar

Review of Diesel Vintage Robusto Gordo cigar made in Nicaragua with a San Andreas Negro wrapper and a blend of Nicaraguan filler tobaccos that have been aged for up to eight years... Read More!

Privada Back In The Day Cigars

Review of Privada Back In The Day Bundle cigars, the fourth in a series of value-priced cigars reviewed by cigar expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read More!

Macanudo Vintage 2013 Maduro

Review of Macanudo Vintage Maduro 2013 cigar made in the Dominican Republic with a Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper that was aged for 10 years, a Honduran binder, and a blend of Dominican, Nicaraguan and Brazilian filler tobaccos... Read More!

Partagas Valle Verde Cigars

Review of Partagas Valle Verde Toro cigar made in Honduras with a Mexican San Andres wrapper (a first for Partagas), Cameroon binder, and a blend of filler tobaccos from Nicaragua and Mexico... Read More!

Review of Privada Ball Park Cigars

Review of Privada Ball Park Bundle cigars, the third in a series of value-priced cigars reviewed by cigar expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read More!

Review of Cohiba Riviera Cigar

Review of Cohiba Riviera Robusto super-premium cigar, the first Cohiba to be made with a Mexican San Andrés wrapper and the first to be box pressed... Read More!

Review of El Rey del Mundo Cigar

Review El Rey del Mundo Shade Grown Honduran Puro cigar distributed by Forged Cigar Company... Read More!

Review of Privada Scrooge Cigars

Review of Privada Scrooge value-priced bundle cigars by cigar expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read More!

Room101 Big Payback 70 Cigar

Review of Room101 Big Payback 70 Redux cigar measuring 7 x 70, reintroduced in June 2023, and now distributed by Forged Cigar Company... Read More!

Review of CAO Pilon Anejo Cigar

Review of CAO Pilon Anejo cigar made in Honduras using an old-world fermentation technique and consisting of an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, Honduran Habano binder, and a blend of Nicaraguan and Dominican filler tobaccos... Read more!

Review of Privada Cafeteria Cigars

Review of Privada Cafeteria Bundle cigars, the first in a series of value-priced cigars reviewed by cigar expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read More!

Cocktails That Smoke

Smoking cigars or cigarettes is not allowed inside of most bars these days, but at least your drink can still smoke (and do try this at home)... Read More!

NEW 2023 Forged Cigars

Check out all of the new cigars launched by STG's Forged Cigar Company at the PCA 2023 Trade Show... Read More!

PCA 2023 Trade Show

Report and photos from Cigar Expert Dr. Mitch Fadem at the PCA 2023 Trade Show in Las Vegas... Read More!

Review of Montecristo White Cigar

Review of Montecristo White Series Robusto cigars made in the Dominican Republic with an Ecuadorian Connecticut Shade wrapper, Nicaraguan binder, and a blend of Dominican and Nicaraguan filler tobaccos... Read More!

Cigars on the Caribbean Princess

There's a Churchill's Cigar Lounge on the Caribbean Princess cruise ship, and during my June 2023 cruise, cigar smoking was also allowed at an outside smoking area... Read More!

Review Macanudo Gold Label Cigar

Review of Macanudo Gold Label limited edition Golden Nugget cigar, made with first and second primings of golden Connecticut Shade wrapper leaves... Read More!

Review Room 101 Daruma Cigar

Review of Room 101 Daruma Toro cigar, a puro made entirely with tobacco from Nicaragua... Read More!

Review of Punch Dad Bod Cigar

Review of limited edition Punch “Dad Bod” cigar made especially for fathers with tobaccos from six countries, rolled into a figurado that's shaped like a pudgy man’s body and dressed in an unusual necktie band... Read More!

Smoke Cigars on Carnival Sunrise

There are two designated smoking areas for cigars on outside decks of the Carnival Sunrise cruise ship... Read More!

Macanudo Inspirado Tercio Cigar

Review of limited-edition Macanudo Inspirado Tercio-Aged Toro cigar, featuring Dominican filler that has been aged six months using a special tercio process... Read More!

Review of LGC Corojo de Oro Cigar

Review of La Gloria Cubana Corojo de Oro limited-edition Toro cigar made in the Dominican Republic with tobaccos from four countries, featuring a hybrid Cuban-seed varietal... Read More!

CIGAR BLOGGERS BEWARE OF "AI"

Artificial Intelligence is taking over the world, including the world of cigars... Read More!

CAO Amazon Basin Extra Anejo

Review of CAO Amazon Basin Extra Anejo cigar made in Nicaragua with an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, Nicaragua binder, and fillers that include Dominican and Colombian leaves blended with Braganca varietal tobacco that is organically grown in the Amazonian rainforest... Read More!

Review of Punch Spring Roll Cigar

Punch Spring Roll is the latest limited edition cigar in the brand's annual Chinese New Year Series, released this year to celebrate the Year of the Rabbit... Read More!

Review of Shady Moose Cigar

Review of value-priced Chillin' Moose Shady Moose cigars, made in Honduras with tobaccos from six countries... Read More!

Coffee and Premium Cigars

Enjoying coffee with premium cigars is taken to another level when gourmet coffees from various countries around the world are paired with cigars containing tobacco from those same countries... Read More!

Review of Diesel Atonement Cigar

Review of Diesel Atonement Limited Edition TAA Exclusive box-pressed Toro cigar... Read More!

Sky Princess Cruise with Cigars

Smoking cigars in Churchill's Lounge on the Sky Princess cruise ship... Read More!

Juggie's Place for Cigars

At the smallest bar in the world, you can get two cold beers and a Cuban cigar for only $2.99... Read More!

Review of LGC Society Cigar

Review of La Gloria Cubana Society limited edition box-pressed Toro cigar made in Dominican Republic entirely with tobaccos from Honduras... Read More!

Review of Los Statos Deluxe Cigar

Review of a made-over Los Statos Deluxe cigar courtesy of Matt Booth, now made in Honduras with an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, Nicaraguan binder, and a blend of Nicaraguan and Dominican filler tobaccos... Read More!

Review of LGC Serie S Cigar

Review of La Gloria Cubana Serie S cigar made with a Mexican San Andres wrapper, Nicaraguan binder, and a blend of Nicaraguan and Dominican filler tobaccos... Read More!

Oliva Master Blends III Cigar

Review of Oliva Master Blends III (MB3) limited edition artisanal cigar made with a sungrown broadleaf wrapper and a blend of Nicaraguan Habano-seed ligero tobaccos... Read More!

Revamped Sancho Panza Cigars

Review of three new blends of Sancho Panza cigars (Original, Double Maduro, and Extra Fuerte) as modernized by Matt Booth, who recently joined General Cigar as a creative director... Read More!

RP Twentieth Anniversary Cigar

Review of Rocky Patel Twentieth Anniversary Maduro cigar by cigar expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read More!

Cigar Mouthpieces

Cigar mouthpieces can be both elegant and functional, and some are even designed for smoking two cigars at the same time... Read More!

Review of CAO Bx3 Cigar

CAO Bx3 cigars are made in Nicaragua with three times the Brazilian tobaccos, including the wrapper, binder and some of the filler tobacco in the blend... Read More!

Chillin' Moose Too Cigars

Read Dr. Mitch Fadem's review of Chillin' Moose Too cigars, now distributed by the Forged Cigar Company... Read More!

CAO Flathead V642 Cigars

Review of CAO Flathead V642 cigars by cigar expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read More!

Review of Buffalo TEN Cigar

Artista Buffalo Ten Connecticut is a box-pressed and value-priced cigar made in the Dominican Republic with an Ecuadorian Connecticut wrapper, African Cameroon binder, and a blend of filler tobaccos from Dominican Republic and Nicaragua... Read More!

Review of Macanudo Jamao Cigar

Macanudo Inspirado Jamao is a limited edition cigar made in Dominican Republic with a proprietary wrapper, being a Habano-seed varietal from Honduras grown in the Dominican Republic... Read More!

"The People's Champ" Cigar Review

Punch “The People's Champ” cigar was developed with input from Punch cigar brand enthusiasts from across the United States, and is made in Honduras with tobacco from five countries... Read More!

Cigars & Indian Casinos

Indian casinos are usually great places to enjoy cigars while gambling. However, cigar smoking in the Immokalee Seminole Casino is now restricted in the smoking section... Read More!

Burn by Rocky Patel

Burn by Rocky Patel is an upscale cigar bar with locations in five U.S. cities. The original Burn was established in Naples, Florida back in 2010... Read More!

Review Cohiba Serie M Corona Cigar

Cohiba Serie M Corona Gorda cigars are made at the El Titan de Bronze Cigar Factory in the Little Havana District of Miami, and are the second Cohiba-brand cigars to be made in the United States... Read More!

Review of El Rey del Mundo Cigar

Review of El Rey del Mundo Naturals cigar made in Honduras with an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, Honduran binder, and a blend of Nicaraguan and Honduran filler tobaccos... Read more!

Review of Partagas Anejo Cigar

Review of Partagas Anejo seasonal barber pole cigar made in Dominican Republic with both aged Cameroon and Connecticut Shade wrappers, Dominican binder, and a blend of Dominican and Mexican filler tobaccos... Read more!

Punch Rare Corojo Aristocrat Cigar

Review of the seasonal Punch Rare Corojo Aristocrat cigar made in Honduras with an Ecuadorian Sumatra wrapper, Connecticut Broadleaf binder, and a blend of Nicaraguan, Honduran and Dominican filler tobaccos, and shaped like a baseball bat... Read more!

Punch Knuckle Buster Maduro Cigar

Review of Punch Knuckle Buster Maduro Toro cigar made in Honduras with a Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper, Indonesian binder, and Nicaraguan filler tobaccos, value priced at only $5.69 per stick... Read more!

Bolivar Lost & Found Cigars

Review of limited edition Bolivar Cofradia Lost & Found Natural EMS cigar blended by Robert Caldwell in collaboration with STG and made in Honduras... Read more!

Review of CAO Firewalker Cigar

CAO Arcana Firewalker cigars are made in Nicaragua using an archaic Chincagre method of aging the Nicaraguan filler tobaccos used in the blend... Read more!

Review of Villa Zamorano Cigars

Villa Zamorano Reserve cigars are made in Honduras and despite being value-priced, they really impressed Cigar Expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read more!

Review of Partagas Decadas 2021

Partagas Limited Reserve Decadas 2021 super-premium cigars are made in the Dominican Republic with Brazilian-grown Cameroon wrappers, Connecticut Havano binders, and a blend of proprietary Nicaraguan filler tobaccos along with some Dominican Piloto Cubano... Read more!

Review of LGC Criollo de Oro Cigar

Review of limited edition La Gloria Cubana Criollo de Oro cigars, featuring a proprietary hybrid wrapper that was developed by crossing Cuban Criollo 1998 and Cuban Pelo de Oro seeds.... Read More!

Review of Sunday Gravy Cigar

Sunday Gravy will be a full-time line under Diesel, and will feature seasonal Nicaraguan smokes that will be released quarterly. The first blend is called San Marzano, and the price per cigar is only five bucks... Read More!

Review of CAO V21 Cigar

Review of CAO Flathead V21 cigar, made using an abbreviated fermentation process... Read More!

Smoking Cigars in Casinos

Enjoying cigars again at the Seminole Hard Rock Guitar Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida... Read More!

Cigar Cuts and Cutters

There are only four kinds of cigar cuts, but many types of cigar cutters to make those cuts... Read More!

Review of Diesel Crucible Cigar

Review of Diesel Crucible cigars, blended by AJ Fernandez and made in Nicaragua with an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper, Nicaraguan binder, and a blend of Honduran and Nicaraguan filler tobaccos... Read More!

Review of Excalibur Black Cigar

Review of Hoyo de Monterrey Excalibur Black cigars, made in Honduras with a Connecticut Broadleaf wrapper, Ecuadorian Sumatra binder, and a blend of Honduran and Nicaraguan filler tobaccos... Read More!

Macanudo Brazilian Shade Cigar

Review of Macanudo Inspirado Brazilian Shade Toro cigar made in Dominican Republic, featuring a Connecticut Shade wrapper grown in Brazil... Read More!

Review of Punch Signature Cigars

Can the third time be the charm? Our third review of Punch Signature cigars yielded some surprising results, especially since the blend did not change, just the packaging... Read More!

Review of Cohiba Serie M Cigar

Cohiba Serie M cigars are made at the El Titan de Bronze Cigar Factory in the Little Havana District of Miami, and are the first Cohiba cigars to be made in the United States... Read More!

Review of Factory Smokes Cigars

Factory Smokes by Drew Estate are some of the cheapest bargain-priced cigars on the market today. These cigars are available in your choice of four different wrappers... Read more!

Audew Cigar Cooler Humidor

Dr. Mitch Fadem's review of his new Audew JC-23C1 Thermoelectric Cigar Cabinet or Electronic Cigar Cooler Humidor... Read more!

LGC Spirit of the Lady Cigars

Review of La Gloria Cubana Spirit of the Lady box pressed limited edition cigars made in Dominican Republic with aged Honduran wrappers, Cameroon binders, and a blend of filler tobaccos from Mexico, Nicaragua, and Dominican Republic... Read more!

Review of CAO Mortal Coil Cigar

CAO Arcana Mortal Coil cigars are the first release in the CAO Arcana series. The cigars are made with Andullo filler tobacco that was fermented using ropes coiled around palm tree pods filled with Dominican sungrown... Read more!

Review of La Coalicion Cigar

La Coalicion cigars are the result of a collaboration between Crowned Heads and Drew Estate, and were just given a very rare five-star rating by our Cigar Expert Dr. Mitch Fadem... Read more!

Review of 7 American Viking Cigars

Check out our Cigar Expert Dr. Mitch Fadem's review of not just one, but seven (7) American Viking cigars from Cigars Daily... Read more!

Review of El Rey del Mundo Cigar

Six new El Rey del Mundo cigars are now being distributed to retailers by the Forged Cigar Company. The cigars are made in Honduras with Honduran filler tobaccos, and all but one have Connecticut Broadleaf wrappers... Read more!

Review of CAO Zócalo Cigar

CAO Zocalo cigars became a full time line in March 2021, and are now available in three sizes. These cigars are made with a Mexican San Andreas Morron wrapper, Cameroon binder, and a blend of Nicaraguan filler tobaccos... Read more!

Review of Charter Oak Cigars

Charter Oak cigars were introduced by the Foundation Cigar Company back in 2016. These cigars are made with Connecticut Shade wrappers, Sumatra binders, and Nicaraguan filler tobaccos... Read more!

Review of Cuban Cohiba Cigar

Since Cuban cigars can no longer be legally brought into the United States, the authenticity of these cigars is always a concern. No brand is counterfeited more than Cohiba, so can our Edicion Limitada 2014 be nothing more than a big fake?... Read more!

Review of Cigarillos

Cigarillos are small cigars that can offer enjoyable tobacco flavors in a short amount of time, and are a great alternative for outdoor cigar smokers during cold winter months... Read more!


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Top Cigar Events

Listing and links to some of the most popular cigar events in the United States.

Bargains On Cigars

Sales and deep discounts on premium handmade cigars from top online retailers.

Cigar Glossary

Definitions of various terms used in the world of premium handmade cigars.

Cigar Volume

Calculator to compute the amount of tobacco in different size cigars.

Cigar
Cutters


There are many kinds of cigar cutters, but only 3 basic types of cigar cuts.

Largest Cigars

Both the longest and largest ring gauge cigars seen or reviewed.

Cigar Reviews

Reviews of both new and established premium handmade cigar brands from 1 to Z.

Cigar Gifts Accessories

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Cigar News & Culture

Cigar Industry news, cigar movies, cigar songs and general info about cigars.

Cigar Cooler Humidor

A cooler humidor controls both temp and humidity to properly store and age cigars.

Cruising & Cigars

Smoking cigars is usually limited to a designated area of an outside deck on many cruise ships.

Cigars In Casinos

Smoking cigars is still legal in most Nevada and Indian casinos in other states.

Top Cheap Cigars

Despite high inflation, there are still some decent cigars available for less than $5 bucks!

Cigar Resources

Links to cigar organizations, manufacturers, retailers and more.

Juggie's Place

Only bar in the world where you can get a Cuban cigar and two beers for just $2.99!